WELCOME TO POST 8947 LOUISA COUNTY POST

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 

Announcements

THANK YOU for the great turnout and donations for the Louisa County Resource Center on March 12th. 
The Easter Bunny is coming on April 16th! Please look at the Event Calendar for more details.

VFW Post 8947 was chartered in 1946.  It is located at 201 Mineral Ave, Mineral, VA 23117
The Post phone number is 540.894.5677.
Our canteen and kitchen is open for the public on Fridays 4:00pm-8:00pm.

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Membership

Membership Details

As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

Post News

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Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Centennial Celebration

The VFW Department of Virginia is turning 100 this year and we are celebrating across the state with our members. Come join us at one of seven locations with food, fun, music and giveaways.

Gaming Townhall Input

The state of Virginia is changing the gaming laws and regulations in ways that may seriously impact VFW Posts. Your input is needed!

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Urges POTUS to Support Repeal of Concurrent Receipt Policy

WASHINGTON - In a letter sent to the White House, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) National Commander Tim Borland urged President Bi...

Sport Clips Haircuts Donates Another $1.5M for Help A Hero Veterans' Scholarships

HOUSTON (Jan. 17, 2023) - Sport Clips Haircuts held an event at VFW P...

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OUR MISSION

That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.